24 months
Duration
18804 USD/year
18804 USD/year
4440 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Biotechnology program at University of North Texas Health Science Center is a specialized master’s program designed to train individuals for careers in industry and research by providing the tools and experience needed for highly technical positions offered in emerging biotechnology companies, life science organizations, and research institutions. 

Overview

The program in Biotechnology at the University of North Texas Health Science Center is usually completed in two years. The program is completed online with the exception of a six-month internship practicum experience. It is ideal for students balancing career and family responsibilities with enrollment.

Campus resources are available from financial aid to the library, including the Center for Career Services and the Center for Academic Performance, without traveling to our physical location.

Opportunities for Graduates in Biotechnology

  • Biotechnology in the United States is a dynamic industry and there are many opportunities for employment. When considering a career in biotechnology, most people think of a scientist in a laboratory developing drugs to improve the quality of life. 
  • However, biotechnology has a wide variety of career opportunities including sales and marketing, research and development, manufacturing and quality control, and assurance. The biotechnology industry continues to flourish nationwide and the number of biotechnology companies increases annually. Employment in the biotechnology field continues to grow proportionately.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biostatistics for Biomedical Sciences
  • Special Problems: Short Course in Health Disparities
  • Biochemistry
  • Principles of Biochemistry
  • Molecular Cell Biology

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

56 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • an online application for admissiontranscripts from all colleges or universities attended
  • applicants who have attended foreign universities must provide, at their own expense, an official evaluation report listing course-by-course U.S. grade point equivalency
  • official scores on the required entrance test, as applicable
  • the $50 application fee, paid online upon submission of the application, or payable by check or money order issued to UNTHSC
  • two letters of evaluation by individuals in positions to comment on the applicant’s potential as a graduate student and future professional
  • a resume or curriculum vita
  • official evaluation report listing course-by-course U.S. grade point equivalency from either World Education Services or Educational Credential Evaluators
  • proof of available financial resources, filed with application for admission

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18804 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18804 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    18804 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18804 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    4440 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4440 USD per year during 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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